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pinedrops

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction pine·drops \ˈpīn-ˌdräps\

Definition of pinedrops

  1. 1 :  a purplish-brown leafless saprophytic plant (Pterospora andromedea) of the wintergreen family with racemose drooping white flowers

  2. 2 :  beechdrops



1857

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1857

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